Overview

Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

  1. Martin Scorsese

    Director

  2. Paul D. Zimmerman

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Robert De Niro

    Robert De Niro

    Rupert Pupkin

  2. Jerry Lewis

    Jerry Lewis

    Jerry Langford

  3. Diahnne Abbott

    Diahnne Abbott

    Rita Keane

  4. Sandra Bernhard

    Sandra Bernhard

    Masha

  5. Ed Herlihy

    Ed Herlihy

    Himself

Full Cast & Crew

The King of Comedy
The King of Comedy

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Status Released

Release Information

  • February 18, 1983
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 49m

Budget $20,000,000.00

Revenue -

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